Published On : Fri, Mar 6th, 2015

Girl molested near Pratap Nagar under the guise of Holi

Nagpur: Not all Holi revelries go well. While most was enjoyed by everyone, some stray incidents too were reported, where some lecherous men used the opportunity and under the guise of celebrating Holi have molested girls and women.

In a similar incident which occurred between 12 to 12:30 pm, on March 6, 2015, in Pratap Nagar area, when the young girl was alone in the house, the accused identified as Mayur Selokar entered into her house and started applying colour on her. When the young girl opposed him from applying colour of her, he had allegedly threatened her saying “I will beat you”. The accused then went on to molest her and escaped from the spot.

On the basis of the complaint lodged by the victim young girl, Police Sub Inspector Munde of Rana Pratap Nagar Police Station registered a case against the accused Mayur Selokar under sections 354(A), (1), (2) and 451 of Indian Penal Code and is investigating the case further.